Why is patriotism relevant today in the time of Duterte, in the age of globalism and the Filipino diaspora? What role does pop culture, music, and literature play in the development of our national identity?
Episode 7: Pilipinas o Filipinas? Usapang wika kasama si Rio Alma
Pilipinas o Filipinas? Pilipino o Filipino?
Nasa proseso pa ang bansa sa pagpapaunlad ng Filipino bilang pambansang wika at pagpapanatiling buhay sa mga katutubong wika ng mga rehiyon. Pero maganda ring tuklasin paano nakakasabay ang lengguwahe sa panahon.
Sa podcast episode na ito, makakasama ng Rappler si Pambansang Alagad ng Sining sa Panitikan na si Virgilio S. Almario – kilala sa sagisag-panulat na Rio Alma sa kanyang mga tula.
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Episode 6: Journalism as a public trust
In this episode of Love of Country, Rappler's executive editor Glenda Gloria talks to one of the icons of Philippine journalism. Sheila Coronel has been a journalist for four decades now. She helped establish the Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism and was its founding executive director.
Episode 5: Is Filipinx an expression of patriotism or is it divisive?
Why do we need to understand the resurfacing of Filipinx? Is it important that we agree on the use? UP professor of linguistics Vincent Christopher Santiago sits with Rappler reporter JC Gotinga and they retrace the roots of the term and how it is being used today.
Episode 4: When is music patriotic?
Music legend Joey Ayala shatters widely-held beliefs about patriotism in music
Audio of Joey Ayala's Lupang Hinirang performance courtesy of TEDxDiliman https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=41guxaNk9FY
Episode 3: Is dissent patriotic?
‘Mahirap mahalin’ – why is it so difficult to love this country and why is dissent an integral part of that love? UP Sociology Professor Josephine Dionisio sits down with Rappler reporter Lian Buan and discuss the demands of loving one’s country.
Episode 2: Can a patriot love two countries?
Award-winning Fil-Am author Cecilia Manguerra Brainard talks about loving and cherishing two countries, the Philippines and the United States.